Short Stories eBooks
The Piper class carrier was designed for the IGN following the Fifth Frontier War as part of the general rebuilding of the Navy. In keeping with the changed design philosophy, the Pipers are specialized for support of 300 Lance class fighters, with minimal self-defense capability.
Best friends Matt and Theo passed that old, empty house a million times before. Throwing rocks at it was always part of any perfect Saturday. But what they discover on the other side of that fence is not perfect at all. And when they decide to climb it, they'll never be the same again.
The Bee-Man lives in a small hut in the countryside that has been so covered over by the honeycomb of his friends the bees that it resembles more of a hive. He's happy there, but is instantly alarmed by the arrival of a young Sorcerer, who informs him that his strange way of living has come about due to the fact that he's been *transformed*. Transformed from what?
Bret Harte's witty, sometimes heart-rending tales of frontier California, earned him acclaim during the 1860s as the new prophet of American letters. His books, The Luck of Roaring Camp, The Outcasts of Poker Flat and M'liss, helped establish the foundations of western American fiction.